Google Apps: 2-Step Verification for new accounts

With 2-Step Verification, you will protect your Google Apps account not only with your password, but also with your mobile device.

  1. Browse to
    1. For Email, enter your full email address (e.g.,
    2. For Password, enter your Google Apps Account password.
    3. Click Sign in.
  2. At the Welcome to your new account window, click I accept. Continue to my account.
    Image of acceptance statement
  3. At the Please change your password window
    1. Enter your New password.
    2. Re-enter new password.
    3. Click Change password.
      Image of change password window
  4. At the Welcome to Google Apps window, click Let’s get started!
    Image of get started window
  5. At the Help us keep your account secure window
    1. For Mobile phone, enter your 10-digit number.
    2. Click Send verification code.
      Image of send code window
  6. Obtain the verification code from your mobile device.
  7. At the Provide your mobile number window
    1. Enter your 10-digit Mobile Phone if it is not already entered.
    2. For Enter code, enter the verification code that was sent to your mobile device.
    3. Click Verify.
      Image of enter code
  8. You have successfully set up 2-Step Verification on your phone.

Do not forget your mobile device(s)

Next, go to Google Apps: 2-Step Verification on your mobile device(s) to set up your smartphone, iPad or other mobile device(s).

Updated: 1/17/2017